Gartner Research

Competitive Landscape: Smartphone EMS and ODM Companies, Worldwide

Published: 16 March 2016

ID: G00294874

Analyst(s): Roger Sheng , Ben Lee


The outsourcing of smartphone production from OEM vendors to EMS/ODM companies has become a dominant global strategy that OEMs utilize. EMS/ODM companies must be swift to react to today's competitive environment and production challenges by expanding their markets and enriching their offerings.

Table Of Contents

Market Analysis

  • Introduction
  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • China's Emerging Market Potential
    • It's Not All About the Hardware
    • Two Tiers and Two Service Types
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Hon Hai/Foxconn Technology Group
    • Pegatron
    • Wingtech
    • Huaqin
    • Longcheer
  • References and Methodology

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